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Texas Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Texas, 1995-2019‡

Texas Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Texas ranking: 1 of 50 States
  • 86 percent of farms in Texas did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Texas, 1995-2019‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Cotton Subsidies120,073$14,332,103,372
2Disaster Payments179,900$5,500,577,434
3Wheat Subsidies119,195$3,531,918,451
4Conservation Reserve Program49,519$3,223,930,071
5Sorghum Subsidies138,220$2,665,553,843
6Corn Subsidies73,815$2,629,314,219
7Rice Subsidies7,309$2,094,285,616
8Livestock Subsidies109,882$1,954,783,875
9Peanut Subsidies15,388$1,083,703,703
10Env. Quality Incentive Program31,209$389,350,110

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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